EAST OHIO STREET ON-RAMP TO NORTHBOUND ROUTE 28 TO REOPEN THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30 & NORTHBOUND i-579 RAMP TO NORTHBOUND RTE 28 CLOSES THROUGH LATE NOVEMBER
The reopening of the ramp from East Ohio Street to northbound Route 28 in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur Thursday morning, Oct. 30 weather permitting.
The ramp, which has been closed to northbound Route 28 since Dec. 17, 2013, will reopen to traffic at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30. Additionally, the ramp from Heinz Street to northbound Route 28 will reopen.
Shortly after 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, the northbound I-579 (Crosstown Boulevard) ramp from the Veteran’s Bridge to northbound Route 28 will close to traffic. Crews from Carmen Paliotta Contracting, Inc. will conduct concrete pavement reconstruction on the ramp. The closure will occur around-the-clock through late-November. Motorists will be detoured.
Northbound I-579 to Northbound Route 28
• Continue northbound on I-579 to northbound I-279
• Take the Hazlett Street (Exit 3) exit off I-279
• Turn right onto East Street and follow to East Ohio Street
• Turn left onto East Ohio Street
• Continue on East Ohio Street to the ramp to northbound Route 28
• End detour
BIRMINGHAM BRIDGE PRESERVATION PROJECT LONG-TERM NORTHBOUND LANE CLOSURE MONDAY, OCTOBER 13 – EARLY MARCH 2015 IN PITTSBURGH
A long-term lane closure on the Birmingham Bridge (Route 2085) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin Monday, Oct. 13, weather permitting.
Starting Monday, Oct. 13, Single-lane traffic will occur Mondays-Saturdays on the northbound (inbound) side of the Birmingham Bridge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The northbound bike lane will also be closed. Bicycle traffic will be accommodated.
This daily traffic restriction will occur through early March 2015.
HIGHLAND PARK BRIDGE INSPECTION MONDAY-FRIDAYS, OCTOBER 6 - 24
Work to inspect the Highland Park Bridge (Route 1005) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will begin on Monday, Oct. 6, weather permitting.
Single-lane closures will occur on the bridge and connecting ramps as needed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday, Oct. 24.